The first quarterly meeting of the Coastal Bend Peace Officers Association was held in the Central Jury Room of the Nueces County Courthouse on November 1, 1966 and was called to order by the first CBPOA President, Franklin Painter, who was a Supervisor with the Texas Liquor Control Board in Corpus Christi, Texas.  Officers and Board of Directors elected were:


First Vice-President:  Sheriff Wayne Hitt...San Patricio County Sheriff's Department

Second Vice-President:  Sheriff Johnnie Mitchell...Nueces County Sheriff's Department

Secretary/Treasurer:  William L. Burch...Nueces County Sheriff's Department

Sergeant-At-Arms:  Texas Ranger Silwin H. Denson

Director:  Sheriff Bob Reagan...Live Oak County Sheriff's Department

Director:  Sgt. Ray Holub...Texas Department of Public Safety, Sinton

Director:  Sheriff Jack Robinson...Bee County Sheriff's Department

Director:  Chief Frank Petrova...Sinton  Police Department

Director:  Deputy R.M. Campbell...Kenedy County Sheriff's Department

Director:  Chief Felix Turnbough...Aransas Pass Police Department

Director:  Sheriff Joe Farinhunt...Aransas County Sheriff's Department





Coastal Bend Peace Officer Association Life Members


Melvin Arnold          Joseph Lyvers          Larry Busby          Bob C. Mayfield          H.A. Conner          J.K. McMahan


Rafael Cuellar          Pat Moore          Lee Duckworth          C.B. Owens          Bill Gibbens          Kenneth R. Poenish


Adolfo Guerrero          Joe Salinas          Rita Gunter          Dino Tamez          Robert Hewes          Lou Villagomez


D.E. Higgins  Botham          Gilberto Ybanez          James D. Hodges          Robert Zenner          Robert L.. Horn          Tony Trevino


Leroy Moody






Chairman of the Board-Sheriff Carlos Carrizales (Deceased)

Chief Deputy Roy Boyd

306 S. Bridge

Victoria, Texas 77901

Office: 361-485-3717

Email:  rboyd@victoriatx.org





vice-presidents

president


Scholarships Chairman--Sheriff Larry Busby

200 Larry Busby Dr.

George West, Texas 78022

2nd Director Sheriff Alden Southmayd

1511 E. Toledo St.

Beeville, Texas 78102

2nd Vice-President Joe Gaitan

7092 CR. 2567

Sinton, Texas 78387

Office:  361-385-0418

senior directors

1st Vice-President Sheriff Kirby Brumby

701 E. End St.

Goliad, Texas 77963

Office:  361-645-3451

Chaplain--Rick Packard

6133 Oakhill

Sandia, Texas 78383

Home:  361-767-0987


1st Director Mike McKenzie

11114  Forest Hill Ln.

Corpus Christi, Texas

junior directors

2nd Director Patrol Lt. Derek Franco

2962 Old St. Mary's Rd.

Beeville, Texas 78102



Secretary/Treasurer Charity Franco

2962 Old St. Mary's Rd.

Beeville, Texas 78102


1st Director Lou Villagomez

5029 Bromley Dr.

Corpus Christi, Texas 78413

Office:  361-881-5318

Sgt.-At-Arms Sheriff Raul "Pinky" Gonzales

106 Secor Road

Refugio, Texas 78377